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Events

13 June 2011
The Science Gallery Dublin
Ireland
IE

Come see one of the world’s most celebrated performance artists perform a special piece exclusively for HUMAN+ in Science Gallery.

17 December 2011
Dubai Creek Park Gate # 1 Dubai
United Arab Emirates
AE

To share different cultures

1 December 2011
Dubai Creek Park Gate # 1 Dubai
United Arab Emirates
AE

Celebrating the Union of the seven Emirates

19 November 2011
Dubai Creek Park Gate # 1 Dubai
United Arab Emirates
AE

Celebrating childhood around the world

5 October 2011
Dubai Creek Park Gate # 1 Dubai
United Arab Emirates
AE

Post the joy of Eid , honor for our Prophet Ibrahim’s Story

13 October 2011
Dubai Creek Park Gate # 1 Dubai
United Arab Emirates
AE

A day to learn responsibilities by kids

29 August 2011
Dubai Creek Park Gate # 1 Dubai
United Arab Emirates
AE

Post the joy of Eid, honor for Muslims after Ramadan

14 July 2011
Dubai Creek Park Gate # 1 Dubai
United Arab Emirates
AE

A traditional culture to greet Ramadan

25 June 2011 - 22 July 2011
Dubai Creek Park Gate # 1 Dubai
United Arab Emirates
AE

Spread the fun with Murshid during Summer Vacation

4 November 2011 - 12 May 2012
Scitech
Sutherland Street
6004 West Perth
Australia
AU

Do you have what it takes to be a hero? How would you react in a high-pressure scenario with people’s lives at stake? ‘Rescue’ is a unique, hands-on exhibition that focuses on the science and technology of rescue scenarios and emergency services. ‘Rescue’ puts you in charge as you discover what it’s like to be involved in land, sea and air rescues. Take control of a full-size helicopter simulator to get a bird’s eye view of a rescue scene and use infrared cameras to look for heat signals.

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News

NorthernLight Design 4 November 2016
Malta's first science centre

Esplora, Malta’s first interactive Science Centre officially opened on the 28th of October. NorthernLight and Bruns have been responsible for designing and building the Universe exhibition and the ground floor of the Main Exhibition Building, featuring over 100 interactive exhibits.The science centre is located in the former naval hospital site; an impressive building at a beautiful location, overlooking the historic capital city of Valletta.

European Space Agency - ESA 3 November 2016

The next Ecsite Space Group Annual Meeting will be held at the ESA/European Astronaut Centre (EAC), in Cologne, Germany, on 8–­­9 December.

One of the goals of the space group is to exchange ideas and design collaborative projects among its more than 100 members, to better share European space activities with the general public.

The Space group is led by Marc Moutin, Director of Exhibitions at Cité de l’Espace, Toulouse, France; Ana Noronha, Executive Director of Ciência Viva, Lisbon, Portugal; and Maria Menendez, Head of ESA Corporate Exhibitions and Events.

Hüttinger Interactive Exhibitions 2 November 2016

Back in October 2010 we were awarded the contract for building and installing the Being Human gallery at TELUS Spark in Calgary. More than 50 interactive exhibits for exploring what it means to be a human were built, supplied and installed in the exhibition rooms within 8 months. Using science, art and personal stories, ways and means are shown to explore who people really are. Calgary’s brand-new science Centre TELUS Spark was opened to the public on October 29, 2011.

Hüttinger Interactive Exhibitions 25 October 2016

In January 2016 we were contracted to conceptualize, design and build the new Discovery Place at The Scientific Center of Kuwait. On a floor space of 754 sqm there are now some 50 new interactives theming Science of Food & Sports, Basic Physics, Perception & Thinking, Bubbles, Genetics and a new toddler‘s area.
In addition large scale outdoor exhibits were installed at the bay side. After nine months work the new Discovery Place was then inaugurated on October 18, 2016.

learn more at: http://www.tsck.org.kw/

European Space Agency - ESA 18 October 2016

After travelling 496 million kilometers, ExoMars Trace Gas Orbiter arrival and Schiaparelli landing on Mars will happen tomorrow. The European Space Agency will do a live coverage starting 15h CEST. You can find all the details below.

European Space Agency - ESA 13 October 2016
Copyright ESA/ATG medialab

The ExoMars 2016 mission will enter orbit around the Red Planet on 19 October. At the same time, its Schiaparelli lander will descend to the surface. One of the most crucial moments will be the moment of landing, set for 14:48:11 UTC (16:48:11 CEST) on 19 October. To be ready for that, you can find below a detailed schedule of the event programme as well as resources that the European Space Agency has made available. Be ready for this upcoming rendez vous, this time with the red planet.

NorthernLight Design 12 October 2016

The Dutch Sound and Vision museum has opened ‘Let’s Youtube’, the first exhibition about YouTube in the world. The highly interactive exhibition, designed and developed by NorthernLight, enables visitors to experience the impact YouTube has on their lives.

Hüttinger Interactive Exhibitions 11 October 2016

Back in November 2013 we were contracted with the conception, design and build of Poland’s longest constantly swinging Foucault pendulum and largest interactive waterscape.

Heureka - The Finnish Science Centre 11 October 2016

Heureka, the Finnish Science Centre will act as a venue for pre-event of the Slush Science, bringing interesting research in the middle of bustling start-up scene in Helsinki in November. Partnering with Slush and Kaskas Media in this event is part of Heureka’s ambition to act as a platform where science- and technology-oriented people and organisations can meet and interact together.

NorthernLight Design 10 October 2016

NorthernLight designed all exhibitions for the 2000 m2 interactive energy science centre in Shenzhen, China. It tells the story of energy throughout history and around the world. If focusses on global issues and developments, as well as local energy supply in the multi million inhabitants city of Shenzhen. The spectacular entrance of the centre is a dome projection that immerses visitors into the history of planet Earth from an energy point of view. In the following thematic areas, some 100 interactive exhibits lets visitor s experience the story of energy in past and present.

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